Srinagar: Tehreek-e-Hurriyat (TeH) chief Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai and Muslim League Tuesday thanked Pakistan for observing “Kashmir Solidarity Day” to highlight the Kashmir issue globally.
In a statement, “We have always appreciated the support of Pakistan at all levels despite difficult and testing times for the country itself.”
“Observing the ‘Kashmir Solidarity Day’ on February 5 is encouraging and praiseworthy,” he stated.
He further said that Pakistan is one of the main parties to Kashmir dispute “has always played a frontal role at both regional and international level in highlighting the suffering of the Kashmiris as well as presenting the Kashmir dispute in its historical context”.
Muslim League leader M. Rafiq Ganaie in a statement said: “Observing the ‘Kashmir Solidarity Day’ is encouraging. We express immense gratitude to them for exhibiting solidarity with Kashmiris.”
“We are well aware of the fact that because of Kashmir issue, Pakistan is facing a lot of internal and external challenges,” he said.
He prayed for peace, stability, progress and prosperity of Pakistan and said that “a strong and stable Pakistan is very important for peaceful resolution of the Kashmir dispute”.